Whether you are attending classes online, participating in video conferences, or just trying to grow your streaming channel, a good webcam is a must. Yet, deciding on one can be confusing. To help you with that, we have created this list of the best webcams to buy in Nepal. Here, we have tried to include the best webcams at varying price ranges.
How to buy the right webcam for you (mini-guide)
As with your regular cameras, the first thing to look for in a webcam is video quality. Here, resolution determines the clarity of the output. Similarly, a webcam with a wider Field of View (FOV) can capture more content. Some even offer a higher frame rate.
In addition to sharper images, a good webcam features faster autofocus and an accurate auto-white balance. Most of the webcams clamp on top of your monitor. However, there are ones that come with tripods for added flexibility as well. You should also check if the webcam you’re buying offers a built-in backlight, a reliable microphone, and software customization features.
Best webcams to buy in Nepal:
Rapoo C260 Webcam
Starting off this list of best webcams in Nepal is Rapoo C260. It is the cheapest entry on the list, yet it can record FHD videos. However, its Field of View (FOV) is rather limited at just 95°. But you can adjust the upper and lower viewing angles with the 360° horizontal rotation.
Rapoo C260 has a built-in microphone that can pick up sound from all directions. It’s a plug-and-play microphone so you don’t need to go through the hassle of installing drivers.
- Dimension: 126 x 60 x 118mm, 97.5g
- Max Resolution: 1080p
- Field of View: 95°
- Mic: Omnidirectional
- Connectivity: USB 2.0 Plug and Play, 1.5m cable
- Extra: 360 Flexible Rotation
- Price: Rs. 4,490 (Buy Here)
Thronmax Stream GO Pro
Thronmax is an audio accessories company based in Europe. However, it also offers a couple of webcams, both of which are available in Nepal. Here, the Thronmax X1 Stream GO Pro is the premium model. It pairs a CMOS image sensor with a precision glass lens.
It can record videos at 1080p/30fps. The camera boasts a 105° FOV and has built-in auto-focus. In addition, it supports automatic low light correction and HDR for dim light. The dual-microphone has noise and echo canceling capabilities too.
- Weight: 140 grams
- Max Resolution: 1080p/30fps
- Diagonal Field of View: 105°
- Focus: Auto
- Mic: dual Omnidirectional mic with Noise Cancellation
- Connectivity: USB 2.0 port, 1.5m cable
- Mount Type: Clip, Tripod
- Extra: Privacy Shutter (detachable), High Dynamic Range, Automatic low light correction
- Price: Rs. 9,999 (Buy Here)
Fantech C30 Luminous
Next entry in our list of best webcams in Nepal is Fantech Luminous C30. This webcam is targeted at gamers and boasts recording capabilities of 2K/25fps videos. It has a 106° Field of View (FOV) and can rotate 360° horizontally.
In addition to clipping, you can even mount it on a tripod with a hot shoe mount. Fantech also includes a privacy cover in the box.
- Dimension: 73 x 49 x 52mm
- Max Resolution: 2K/25fps
- Field of View: 106°
- Lens Type: Hybrid
- Focus: Fixed
- Microphone: Yes
- Connectivity: USB 2.0, 1.5m cable
- Mount Type: Tripod (Optional)
- Extra: 360° Flexible Rotation, Lens Cover, Hot Shoe for Tripod
- Price: Rs. 5,799 (Buy Here)
PeopleLink i8 Webcam
On the other hand, the PeopleLink i8 features a 1/2.7″ CMOS sensor with an effective pixel of 2.07 million. As per its video capabilities, the i8 can record 1080p videos at 30fps. It is available with two lenses. The one being discussed here has a 120° fixed lens.
Likewise, the PeopleLink i8’s omnidirectional microphone array can pick up sound from up to 5 meters. It comes with multiple features including Autofocus, White Balance (Auto/Manual), and 2D/3D digital noise reduction. The company claims the latter can limit signal-to-noise ratio (SNR) up to 55dB.
- Max Resolution: 1080p/30fps
- Field of View: 120°
- Focus: Adjustable
- Mic: Omnidirectional, Noise Supression
- Mic Range: 5m
- Connectivity: USB 2.0 Type-A, 1.5m cable
- Mount Type: Tripod-Ready, Clip
- Extra: Auto White Balance, 2D/3D Digital Noise Reduction, Blacklight
- Price: Rs. 35,000 (Buy Here)
AVerMedia Live Streamer DUO-B0311D
The final entry in our list of best webcams in Nepal is AVerMedia Live Streamer Duo B0311D. And it just might be all you need to kickstart your gaming channel. It pairs Live Streamer Cam 313 with Gamer Mini GC311 capture box. It is a starter pack for streamers.
Talking about the Streamer Cam 313, it features a 1/2.7″ CMOS sensor. With it, you can record 1080p/60fps videos. Other features include 360° rotation, privacy shutter, and AI face stickers.
As for the Live Gamer Mini GC311, it is capable of recording and streaming 1080p videos at 60fps. The hardware encoder allows you to record clean streams avoiding all screen overlays.
- Live Gamer: 100 x 57 x 18.8mm, 74.5gm
- Cam 313: 90 x 53 x 47mm, 130gm
- Max Resolution: 1080p/60fps
- Field of View: 65°
- Focus: Fixed
- Mic: Dual mics (Mono)
- Connectivity: USB 2.0 1.5m cable
- Mount Type: Clip, tripod-ready
- Extra: 360° swivel, privacy shutter, Face Stickers with AI Face Tracking
- Price: Rs. 25,650 (Buy Here)
If you don’t want the capture box, you can check out the Livestreamer CAM PW310 that offers similar specs as the CAM 313 but has omnidirectional speakers and autofocus. It is available for Rs. 8,000.
Best webcams to buy in Nepal [Summary]
|S. No.||Webcam||Price in Nepal|
|5||Rapoo C260||Rs. 4,490|
|4||Thronmax Stream Go Pro||Rs. 9,999|
|3||Fantech Luminous C30||Rs. 5,799|
|2||PeopleLink i8||Rs. 35,000|
|1||AVerMedia Live Streamer Duo B0311D (Streamer Pack)||Rs. 25,650|
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